Welcome to Damaged Goods Press & Crab Fat Magazine 


GENERAL SUBMISSIONS FOR DAMAGED GOODS PRESS AND CRAB FAT MAGAZINE ARE TEMPORARILY CLOSED UNTIL JANUARY 1, 2020 (EXCLUDING THE IMPOSSIBLE BEAST ANTHOLOGY, TIP JAR, AND VISUAL ART)


Crab Fat Magazine is an online monthly that publishes experimental, queer, feminist, punk, & avant-garde prose, poetry, & art.

Damaged Goods Press publishes innovative poetry, lyric essays, memoir, and hybrid chapbooks and full-length collections by queer and trans writers

Help Crab Fat cut down on overhead costs by adding a small donation with your submission. Submissions to this category are greatly appreciated and will ensure that we continue to operate for years to come. However, please note that Tip Jar Submissions carry the same weight as general submissions. 

Damaged Goods Press is seeking poetry by QUEER & TRANS poets on queer eroticism for our forthcoming print anthology The Impossible Beast: Poems of Queer Eroticism, edited by Logan February and Caseyrenée Lopez. We want poetry that is informed by a wide breadth of queer sexualities, this includes ace experience. We are most interested in work that explores and/or queers sexual desire, aesthetics of sexuality, lust, sensuality, erotic pleasure and pain, kink, BDSM, and other related topics. 

Previously published poems are okay with attribution. 

Send up to ten (10) pages of poetry.


DEADLINE TO SUBMIT IS DECEMBER 31, 2019. 

Anthology will be published in Summer/Fall 2020.


Contributors will receive a complimentary copy of the anthology with the option to purchase additional copies at cost. 


Please do not submit work outside the scope of the anthology to this category. 

Please submit up to 10 high resolution 300dpi images for consideration with Crab Fat Magazine and Damaged Goods Press. 
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